NEITI, NNPC to build public trust in extractive sector
Amaka E. Nliam
The Nigerian Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) has expressed its willingness to partner with the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) in building public trust and confidence in the extractive sector.
The Executive Secretary of NEITI, @DrOrjiOOrji, disclosed this on Tuesday during a courtesy visit to the Group Managing Director of the NNPC, Mallam Mele Kolo Kyari.
Discussions centred on strengthening the existing collaboration between the two agencies in the area of transparency and accountability.
“We are here to pledge our support and are ready, willing and available to work with you and your team to build public trust and confidence in the extractive sector,” said @DrOrjiOOrji.
Today at the #NNPCTowers, GMD @NNPCgroup Mallam @MKKyari received in audience the Exec. Sec. of @nigeriaeiti, @DrOrjiOOrji. Discussions centred on strengthening the existing collaboration between the two agencies in the area of transparency & accountability. #TAPE pic.twitter.com/zf8nE1gqI5
— NNPC Group (@NNPCgroup) March 30, 2021
Receiving the @nigeriaeiti Management, the NNPC boss, Mele Kolo Kyari, said ,
“As a National Oil Company, #NNPC has benefited tremendously from being transparent and accountable.
“We shall continue to uphold the #EITI Principles in our quest to deliver value to our shareholders,”
Amaka E. Nliam